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Republican House Candidate Is a 9/11 Truther Who Believes Beyonce, Jay-Z, and Taylor Swift Are in the Illuminati Republican House Candidate Is a 9/11 Truther Who Believes Beyonce, Jay-Z, and Taylor Swift Are in the Illuminati

Bill Falwell is the Republican nominee in Illinois’s 17th district, competing against Democratic incumbent Rep. Cheri Bustos in a district that narrowly favored Trump in the 2016 election. Falwell is firmly on the Trump train, but he’s also something of a Tea Party throwback mixed with a dash of Pizzagate. He wants to…

Trump Mad Immigration Court System Isn't More Fucked Up and Unfair Than It Already Is  Trump Mad Immigration Court System Isn't More Fucked Up and Unfair Than It Already Is 

In a surprisingly and wildly out of character turn of events, President Trump is questioning why our immigration court system isn’t even more cruel to undocumented immigrants than it already is.

Michael Avenatti Wants Stormy Daniels to Have Her Day in Court Like Yesterday  Michael Avenatti Wants Stormy Daniels to Have Her Day in Court Like Yesterday 

Michael Avenatti is filing a motion with a Los Angeles federal judge asking to proceed with Stormy Daniels’s case against President Trump and his business dirtbag icon of a lawyer Michael Cohen. In April, Judge James Otero put the case on hold for 90 days, citing Cohen’s legal woes—a lil’ FBI raid, no big—as the…

Parkland Survivors Might Be the Next Crop of Congressional Interns Parkland Survivors Might Be the Next Crop of Congressional Interns

House Democrats are inviting Parkland survivors to intern for them over the summer and help work on policy related to gun violence prevention. (They should pay their new interns, by the way.)

Jared Kushner Finally Got His Big Boy Security Clearance Jared Kushner Finally Got His Big Boy Security Clearance

Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle.

It Is Friggin' UNCONSTITUTIONAL for Trump to Block His Haters on Twitter  It Is Friggin' UNCONSTITUTIONAL for Trump to Block His Haters on Twitter 

Great news for those anti-Trump weirdos who love to hang out in the president’s Twitter mentions for some reason that I don’t personally understand: A federal district court judge ruled Wednesday that it violates the Constitution when Trump blocks people on Twitter. According to the goddamn Constitution!!!!!

Arizona Education Department Evolves Away from Evolution  Arizona Education Department Evolves Away from Evolution 

The Arizona Department of Education is revising its science standards for K-12 education by....... deleting several references to evolution and calling it a “theory” in other parts of the document.

10 Women Just Filed Sexual Harassment Complaints Against McDonald's  10 Women Just Filed Sexual Harassment Complaints Against McDonald's 

McDonald’s, fast food conglomerate and alleged sexual harassment cesspool, is at the center of a slew of complaints filed by workers in the last week.

Does Cardi B Watch Westworld?

Cardi B plays both blushing bride and vengeful widow in her new music video for “Be Careful,” the most vulnerable song from her debut album Invasion of Privacy.

Parkland Shooting Survivors Are Coming for Your Battleground State  Parkland Shooting Survivors Are Coming for Your Battleground State 

The youth vote has long been a desirable little political prize (which is why Republicans make really embarrassing ads that look like this), but motivating young voters to turn out in the midterms and vote for what is often a menu of bad options can be a challenge. This year, the teens leading the newest wave of gun…

Parkland Students Are Reaching Out to Support Santa Fe High School Students Following Deadly Shooting  Parkland Students Are Reaching Out to Support Santa Fe High School Students Following Deadly Shooting 

Survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting are tweeting in solidarity with students from Santa Fe High School, who were rocked by a school shooting Friday morning.

Meek Mill Dropped Out of White House Prison Reform Summit That Would Have Been Bullshit Anyway Meek Mill Dropped Out of White House Prison Reform Summit That Would Have Been Bullshit Anyway

Rapper Meek Mill dropped out of a White House prison reform summit at the last minute on Friday, citing concern that his presence would turn the event into a spectacle instead of a starting point for change.

President Trump Is Going to Study Super, Super Hard for His Mueller Interview This Summer President Trump Is Going to Study Super, Super Hard for His Mueller Interview This Summer

School will soon be in session for President Trump as he prepares for an potentially impending interview with Special Counsel Robert Mueller. In an interview, Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani revealed that these summer sessions will mimic the style of Trump’s debate prep in 2016 and will take place off the clock, like…

Racist Lawbro Who Harassed Spanish Speakers Is Actually a Big Fucking Baby [UPDATED] Racist Lawbro Who Harassed Spanish Speakers Is Actually a Big Fucking Baby [UPDATED]

Aaron Schlossberg, the Manhattan lawyer whose racist rant at Spanish speaking restaurant employees went viral this week, doesn’t like being in the limelight. He probably should have thought about that before loudly harassing Latinx people in a busy Midtown eatery.

Kirsten Gillibrand Is Still Waiting for the Senate to Take Sexual Harassment Seriously Kirsten Gillibrand Is Still Waiting for the Senate to Take Sexual Harassment Seriously

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is fed the fuck up. She took to Twitter on Thursday to blast her colleagues for their inaction on a bill that would reform the way sexual harassment is handled on Capitol Hill. The Senate is dragging its feet, but the notoriously chaotic (and full of more bad people, by volume) House of…

Crime? No Crime? Trump's Financial Disclosures! Help!  Crime? No Crime? Trump's Financial Disclosures! Help! 

Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle.

Paul Ryan Still Doing a Whole Lot of Fucking Around on DACA  Paul Ryan Still Doing a Whole Lot of Fucking Around on DACA 

House Speaker Paul Ryan is trying to pressure a contingent of House Republicans out of signing a “discharge petition” that would trigger a vote on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.

Don Jr. on That Russia Email: When I Said 'I Love It'.... I Did Not Love It Don Jr. on That Russia Email: When I Said 'I Love It'.... I Did Not Love It

The Senate Judiciary Committee just released more than 2,000 pages of documents and transcripts from interviews they conducted with participants of the infamous 2016 Trump Tower meeting, including Donald Trump Jr. Unsurprisingly, the young Don’s testimony was incredibly sus.

DHS Continues Its Mission to Make Life Hell for Undocumented Children [UPDATED] DHS Continues Its Mission to Make Life Hell for Undocumented Children [UPDATED]

The cartoonish evil of the Department of Homeland Security continues apace. The Daily Beast reports that DHS is proposing a rule that requires Immigration and Customs Enforcement to check the immigration status of any sponsor of an unaccompanied child, as well as anyone who lives in the home of that sponsor.

Republicans Realize Medicaid Work Requirements Are Cruel... If You're White and Maybe Vote Republican Republicans Realize Medicaid Work Requirements Are Cruel... If You're White and Maybe Vote Republican

Now that the Trump administration has given states the green light to impose cruel and unnecessary work requirements on Medicaid recipients, some states are already scrambling to impose them on their poorest citizens. But some states are attempting to customize their plans to shield their rural white populations from…

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